Grand piano now on stage at BHS

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By Reed Anfinson
Swift County Monitor-News

Monday afternoon senior Stacy Johnson sat the new Yamaha C6X grand piano in the Benson High School Performing Arts Center giving a taste of depth of sound provided by the new instrument.

The $50,000 grand piano was purchased through donations from individuals in the community and the Benson Area Community Foundation. Donations received prior to Jan. 1, 2021 are being recognized on a plaque to be displayed in the Performing Arts Center.

“It is wonderful!” Director of Bands Brock Duncan said of the new grand piano. “It has a very rich, full sound and will fill the PAC without a problem.  It also has 2021 technology which allows it to be used as an organ, harpsichord, strings, etc...”


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